Saturday, 1st November 2014
National
  • Two Indonesian soldiers interrogated over sale of ammunition
    30th October 2014
    The investigators from the Army Military Police have questioned two personnel from the Indonesian Military for their alleged involvement in selling ammunition to Papuan separatists, stated a military spokesman. The two ...
  • Five factions of Red-White coalition to lead House commissions
    30th October 2014
    Five factions of the Red-White coalition were elected to lead the commissions of the House of Representatives (DPR) during the election of commission leadership at the parliament building here on Wednesday. The five ...
  • Indonesian govt to appoint honorary consulate in Ramallah, Palestine
    30th October 2014
    The Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs will appoint an honorary consulate in Ramallah, Palestine, after considering other options of interception embassy and an official embassy. "The appointment of honorary consulate ...
  • TNI commander opens high-level meeting in Singapore
    29th October 2014
    Indonesia and Singapore held a Combined Annual Report Meeting (CARM), the Indonesia-Singapore High Level Committee (INDOSIN HLC), in Singapore on Tuesday. The 17th meeting was opened by the commander of the Indonesian ...
  • Indonesia`s foreign diplomacy must be pro-people: FM
    29th October 2014
    The Indonesian Foreign Ministry is determined to implement pro-people diplomacy, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi stated here on Wednesday. "Indonesias foreign policy must be down-to-earth and must not keep distance from the ...
  • Fisheries minister promises to eradicate illegal fishing in Indonesia
    29th October 2014
    The newly-appointed Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Susi Pudjiastuti said she would eliminate illegal fishing activities rampant in Indonesian waters for the past several years. "I will eradicate them all," Susi ...
  • FM to push for realization of vision of maritime axis
    29th October 2014
    Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said she would push for the realization of the vision to make Indonesia the worlds maritime axis. The concept would be put forward in bilateral, regional and international meetings, to bring ...
  • Vote of no confidence declared on House commission leaders
    29th October 2014
    The Great Indonesia Coalition (KIH) said it refused to recognize the result of elections for the House of Representatives Commission leaders. The elections so far have all been won by the rival Red and White Coalition ...
  • Floods inundate hundreds of houses in Binjai, N. Sumatra
    29th October 2014
    Floods triggered by incessant heavy rains inundated hundreds of houses in two subdistricts in Binjai Town, North Sumatra, Wednesday. "Floods hit two subdistricts in Binjai town," Ipul , a local resident, said. The ...
  • President Jokowi on working visit in Medan
    29th October 2014
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) accompanied by First Lady Iriana arrived at the Soewondo Air Force Base on Wednesday morning for a one-day working visit to the province of North Sumatra. After taking off from the Halim Air ...